Basic facts about the department
- 1 partner
- 5 other qualified lawyers
What the team is known for Large full-service firm with a strong life sciences practice and a focus on health, biotechnology, biodiversity and related regulatory matters. Regularly assists clients in the pharmaceutical and food industries with regulatory assessments, compliance programmes and structure reviews concerning the supply, commercialisation and importation of medical products.
"The lawyers are extremely commercially focused and they develop practical solutions to help our business. They are very responsive, experienced and knowledgeable and they come up with complex, creative and intelligent answers."
New developments Camila Martinho Parise has been promoted to counsel. Boston Scientific Corporation, Astellas Pharmaceutical and Rally Health are new client wins for the team.
Head of practice Angela Fan Chi Kung is praised by market sources, who note that she is "an excellent lawyer." They also mention she is "recognised for her knowledge on sanitation law and is always willing to provide our business with solutions and alternatives." Kung is highlighted in the market for her focus on the medical aspects of life sciences and is particularly active advising clients on compliance and regulatory issues relating to distributors, competitors and healthcare professionals.
Peers describe up-and-coming partner Camila Martino Parise as "a great lawyer" and highlight her "super technical" abilities. She focuses her practice on life sciences, administrative law and public contracts and has experience assisting clients with the review of medical product supply and commercialisation structures.
Significant clients Pfizer, Sanofi, Bayer, Gilead, Merck Sharp & Dohme.